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  1.    07 Aug 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10

    Profile pic not on welcome screen after anniversary update


    I have tried everything to get it back which leads me to here. Also cannot change the background of the welcome screen. Any ideas?
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  2.    10 Aug 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10

    I am having the same problem. Any one have a answer?
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  3.    10 Aug 2016 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    I've been reading up on it and I think its a bug microsoft needs to fix. It sucks. So now we play the wait game.
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  4.    10 Aug 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10

    Okay
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  5.    13 Aug 2016 #5
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 10,225
    Windows 10 IoT

    Did you verify your ID? Assuming your using a Microsoft account. Windows is activated?
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  6.    13 Aug 2016 #6
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Posts : 92
    64-bit Windows 10 Home

    . . . same as above for me, generic human-shape and generic background . . .

    bug
    Last edited by DaveGrant01; 14 Aug 2016 at 14:42.
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  7.    13 Aug 2016 #7
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 10,225
    Windows 10 IoT

    If I set auto logon, I get the generic person symbol. Manual logon I get my profile pic.
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  8.    13 Aug 2016 #8
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 5
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    My win10 is activated its a legit copy too. Its a buggy update has to be.
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  9.    14 Aug 2016 #9
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    Posts : 4
    Windows 10

    Quote Originally Posted by alphanumeric View Post
    If I set auto logon, I get the generic person symbol. Manual logon I get my profile pic.
    Exact same problem for me. Auto logon logs me into my MS account and my profile pic shows up in Account Settings and above the settings icon when I click the Windows button - but not on the welcome screen. The welcome screen is just the generic shape. My picture does show up on the welcome screen if I have it set to manual log on. I tried changing my picture. No help.
    Last edited by sehale; 14 Aug 2016 at 12:42.
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  10.    14 Aug 2016 #10
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Oak Ridge TN, USA
    Posts : 24,523
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    I had the same issue but with the latest insider build the issue is cleared up.

    Jeff
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